Ariana Grande’s Top 10 Secrets to Success

One Traumatic Event that Changed Ariana's Life and music

Ariana Grande’s Top 10 Secrets to Success
Ariana flew her dogs to Glasgow to feel at home amidst anxiety concerns

Global Music Superstar Ariana Grande has become a sensation in the music world with her incredible ability to attract music lovers and fans everywhere she performs. Her birth name is Ariana Grande-Butera and she was born on June 23, 1993.

According to Ariana’s biography “She began her career in 2008 in the Broadway musical, 13 before playing the role of Cat Valentine in the Nickelodeon television series, Victorious & in the spinoff, Sam & Cat until 2014”

Ariana’s Early Teenage Life

Ariana knows right from the start of her career what her niche would eventually be. During her early childhood years Ariana has been featured on stage shows near her home in Boca Raton Florida. She has been featured also in different stage events. As a teenager she became a part of the top Broadway play when she was 15. She has had roles, not only on animated television but also in theatre and films.

Her devoted fans love and follow her personal design preferences such as hair style, and often copy her styles. Things have not always been easy for Ariana in her life nevertheless; she has been able to overcome adversities confronting her early in her life.

Ariana’s Music Career

Ariana’s music career commenced in 2011 with the soundtrack music from victorious. Her first studio album "yours truly" was recorded in 2013, followed by “my Everything” in (2014), all her released albums were in top 10 of the Billboard 100 albums for 34 weeks. Three of her albums have been certified as Platinum by the RIAA and according to published reports; her music videos have been viewed more than 9 Billion times. Ariana’s singing voice according to music critics is comparable to that of Mariah Carrey and Whitney Houston.

Ariana’s World Tour

Ariana’s massive success soon led to her plans for a world tour which was not an ordinary and easy task. She collaborated with Australian singer Iggy Azalea and rapper Nicki Minaj for a successful tour and Ariana gained a lot more fans worldwide, her followers and fans were dubbed “Arianators”. What you may not know is that Ariana has had no formal voice training, but says she listened to Whitney Houston most of the time when she was growing up. Ariana said her family is weird according to her interview with Vogue Magazine.

Ariana’s Ten Rules to Success

• Be yourself

• Keep improving

• Love what you do

• Try out new things

• Overcome your ego

• Take care of yourself

• Never quit

• Maintain a healthy environment

• Learn from your mistakes and

• Don't take yourself too seriously .

Most Traumatic Day in Ariana’s Life

On May 22, 2017 thousands of fans gathered at the Manchester arena in Britain to see their idol Ariana in concert. Soon Ariana appeared on stage with warm and excited fans ready for this one in a lifetime event for many of them. The concert hall was packed and soon the event began and from all accounts the concert went very well and the fans got their money’s worth. Just moments after Ariana did her last song ending the concert; a suicide bomber blew himself up in the middle of the packed concert premises. Ariana was safe and unharmed, but 22 concertgoers were killed and 118 others were injured some with serious injuries. Investigators later identified the bomber is Salmon Abedi, a native of Manchester originally from Libya. Investigators also revealed that Abedi was radicalized during one of his trips to Libya. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack saying that Abedi was one of their members. This suicide attack turns out to be the deadliest bomb attack in Britain since the London Metro attack which occurred in 2005.

After the suicide bomber attack, there was pandemonium everywhere; frantic parents were searching for their children separated from them during the rush for the building’s exists. Ariana said it was the most traumatic event in her life. Shaken Arianna tweeted, “from the bottom of my heart I am so sorry, I don’t have words”. Eleven days after the Manchester bombing Ariana went back to Manchester and visited her wounded fans and other victims of this tragedy which Ariana says has changed her life and music and will for ever remain indelible on her mind.

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